Each child acted as one family in the clan, and selected an animal spirit to represent them. In Native American culture, an animal can symbolize a quality or way of life. All clan members reviewed paper sculpture skills and began the creative process of designing their animal. http://hative.com/cool-totem-pole-craft-projects-for-kids/
Native American cultural regions. Includes lapbook plus seven nonfiction passages with information about the environment, shelters, food, clothing, and transportation in each region. Regions included are Northwest Coast, California Intermountain, Southwest, Plateau, Great Plains, Eastern Woodlands, and Southwest.
My Kindergarten students LOVED building models of Native American homes! They learned so much about climate, and natural resources just by comparing the different types of homes. This pack includes 4 STEM activities for building Native American Homes. In this pack, you also get a stunning projectable book with real photographs depicting Native American Homes. You also receive 2 levels of mini-books for the students to take home.
FREE Native Americans - Plains Tribes History for Kids. So many cute, hands on activities for Kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade students plus FREE worksheets for kids (homeschool, history for kids)